Buyer (Guys)

Where

Warrendale, PA

What you'll be doing

Coordinate requirements, specifications, timing, and distribution for merchandise selection. Develop strategies and criteria for negotiations. Evaluate competitive offerings to determine the overall best offer for a product/service. Resolve quality problems with suppliers and user departments. Participate in cross-functional teams. Manage and develop assistant and/or associate buyers. Develop effective supplier relationships. Develop/manage/evaluate relationships with other internal departments. Build the brands in all activities; inclusive of quality and timely execution. Coordinate with marketing and visual departments for sales promotion and visual direction.

What your background should be

Three years of experience in merchandising and/or buying, preferably in guys (men's) preferred. 5 years of experience in merchandising and/or buying. Prior managerial/supervisor experience. High degree of proficiency in MS office suite, Outlook & internet applications. Strong analytical, prioritizing, interpersonal, problem-solving, and presentation skills. Ability to operate independently while establishing strong working relationships with co-workers and cross-functional teams. Ability to work with and influence senior management strong, professional, and effective verbal and written communication skills.

Required Schooling / Training

Bachelor degree in fashion merchandising or related field required.

Who is the client company

If you are interested in this position, send your resume to apply@kochdavis.com